Scam Involving Supposed Deaf Mom & Son In Wheelchair Hits TexasA deaf mom with a dead husband and a son in a wheelchair needs help. It's a story so sad it almost tricked a recent college graduate looking for a job. The scam popped up on on a popular website used by moms across North Texas.
Best Resources For Job Seekers In DFWSearching for a job in DFW can be tiring. Fortunately for job seekers, DFW is one of the stronger economic regions in the country and has an abundance of job openings.
Keller City Manager Says 'Not Enough Work,' Fires HimselfThe City Manager of Keller is getting rid of some dead weight and to help the city he is including himself in the cuts. Dan O'Leary told the city council this week that he is firing himself.
Many N. Texas Real Estate Majors Have Problem To Be EnviedIn a still tight job market, Southern Methodist University senior and real estate major Michael Sizemore has a problem to be envied.
President Helps Fort Worth Woman With Husband's ResumePresident Barack Obama may help Fort Worth resident Jennifer Wedel's husband find a job. Whether he gets her vote is another question.
Texas Jobless Rate Falls Again, To 8.1 PercentThe unemployment rate in Texas has continued a steady decline to 8.1 percent in November. Figures the Texas Workforce Commission released Friday show the rate as an improvement over October's 8.4 percent.
Single Mom Loses House, Then Job In Same WeekMany people started out the week realizing all they have to be thankful for, but a single mother in Red Oak is having a tough time focusing on her blessings, after losing everything all at once.
Applications For Unemployment Drop To 7-Month LowThe number of people applying for unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level since early April, a sign that layoffs are easing and hiring may pick up.
Coping With The Mental & Emotional Tolls Of Job LossThousands of North Texans have lost their job during this recession. The search for a new job is not just financially devastating; it also takes an emotional toll. CBS 11 looks at how some are coping and gets advice from experts.
Man's Car Catches Fire While He Attends Job FairSearching for a job can be grueling. While one Arlington man has seen most everything, his current unemployment isn’t his only challenge of late.
Older North Texans Among Those Looking For WorkNational Employ Older Workers Week usually doesn’t get much attention this time of year. But this year the observance comes with serious concern about the rate of elderly unemployment. CBS 11 News went to a local job fair to find out just how bad the problem is.
Texans Hopeful For Jobs Ahead Of Obama SpeechAmerica continues to hobble along to an economic recovery. The President will speak Thursday evening detailing his plan to right the country.
Many North Texans Still Jobless, But Some Areas Still HiringFor the third time in a week, Sam Wistrand sat down in front of a computer at workforce solutions in Irving and started the slow scroll through internet job sites.
Texas Bosses Can Choose Not To Hire Unattractive CandidatesFact – it’s perfectly legal in the state of Texas not to hire someone because you think they're ugly. So should you spend more time polishing your looks or your résumé?
Recruiters Giving Job Seekers HopeEmployment recruiters say business is heating up after a slow recessionary period that forced many employment firms to lay off employees.